16 February at 10pm at the Cork Arts Theatre.
Reading with Kathryn Simmonds.
Admission: €6 (€5 concs.) Tickets available at the door.
Gwyneth Lewis was the National Poet
of Wales ’05-’06. She has published
eight books of poetry in Welsh and
English, most recently Sparrow Tree,
which won the Roland Mathias Poetry
Award 2012. She’s written two memoirs
Sunbathing in the Rain: A Cheerful Book
on Depression and Two in a Boat and The
Meat Tree, a sci-fi version of one of the
medieval Mabinogion legends. She is a
librettist and Clytemnestra was her first
play for the stage. In 2010, she was given
a Cholmondeley Award. She won the
Crown in the National Eisteddfod 2012.
Click here for more information on how to register for Lewis's poetry masterclass on the morning of Friday, 15 February.
More about the author:
Gwyneth Lewis website
Lewis publications at Bloodaxe Books
Poems by Lewis at Poetry International Web - UK
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